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Amit AgrawalAxiomSL Pte Ltd - Singapore

Hidden Cost of Compliance

04 March 2014  |  968 views  |  1  |  Recommends 1

Financial Crisis have made the regulator active like never before and resulting in more and more upcoming regulations. This upsurge in the volume and velocity of regulations has unintended consequences significantly impacting established bank’s business models and creating challenges for firms in delivering positive client experiences. The

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Amit AgrawalAxiomSL Pte Ltd - Singapore

Why do RWA differ across countries

23 January 2014  |  1744 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Risk Weights Assets (RWA) allocate an amount of capital to the assets held by a financial institution as a function of their risk perception and the origination nature (the higher the perceived risk, the higher the risk weight). RWA are core input in the calculation of a financial institution capital ratio and were first introduced in Basel I An...

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Monitoring Tools for Basel III

28 November 2013  |  1210 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

One of the advantage of the financial crisis is that banking regulators focus more on liquidity then capital. Hence Basel Committee's focussed in Basel III to strengthen global capital and liquidity r...

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Amit AgrawalAxiomSL Pte Ltd - Singapore

Regulatory Reporting : Waterfall or Agile

19 September 2013  |  2118 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

We all know that we will lot of new regulations coming today and tomorrow. Thus that means financial institutions even need to generate so many new reports also. Thus I feel it will good topic to disc...

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Amit AgrawalAxiomSL Pte Ltd - Singapore

Basel III : Centralised Reporting Platform

02 September 2013  |  2688 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Basel III regulations will change the way bank address, manage risk and finance. The new emphasis on risk management that is inherent in it requires the introduction/evolution of a risk management fra...

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Amit AgrawalAxiomSL Pte Ltd - Singapore

Bitmessage : Communication from scratch

15 July 2013  |  2311 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Bitmessage is a trustless, decentralized peer-to-peer messaging protocol (very similar to Bitcoin). It is a unified system that encrypts every message. It keeps secure the members of the communication...

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Amit AgrawalAxiomSL Pte Ltd - Singapore

Women Bank - Innovative concept

04 April 2013  |  2925 views  |  0  |  Recommends 1

P Chidambaram’s budget (Indian Finance Minister) gave the biggest surprise in his Budget speech by announcing a public sector bank exclusive for women. Currently in India as per 2012 World Bank Study...

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Amit AgrawalAxiomSL Pte Ltd - Singapore

Regulations, Regulations and More Regulations

27 March 2013  |  3124 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

In the current scenario banks need to compliance with FATCA, Dodd-Frank, EMIR and MiFID II. And we will not be surprised if we have few more regulations added up sooner or later. Also, they have limit...

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